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  • Opinion: Location Tracking: Looking Past the Hype

    I sat down at my computer, prepared to sync my iPhone 4 with iTunes. But I looked at the simple white cord I use to connect the phone, and it suddenly seemed more ominous -- like it was some sort of spy transmitter, sending the private details of my life directly to Apple.

  • Opinion: Jobs Escapes Carbonite iPhone Case

    Ever wondered what Steve Jobs would look like encased in carbonite? Stop wondering.

  • News: Making Sense of Streaming Media Options

    Hulu Plus debuted yesterday on the Xbox 360, and HBO launched its HBO Go app for iPhone and iPad. It is quickly getting to the point where anything you can watch on traditional cable or satellite TV can also be watched via streaming from the Internet, but for now the options can be a bit confusing and intimidating.

  • News: White iPhone 4 is Thicker Than Black Model

    After 10 months of delays, the white iPhone 4 has arrived, and at closer inspection it turns out it's not only late, but also thicker than its black sibling. The difference is very small, 0.2 millimeters to be more precise, but it's enough to give headaches to some users who would find their cases wouldn't fit on the white iPhone 4.

  • News: Remains of the Day: Leaky wheels get the grease

    Was the iPad 2 design leaked? Seems like there's some good evidence to that fact. Elsewhere, Microsoft wants to capitalize on the success of iOS and Verizon takes its first step in admitting smartphones have a problem. I now pronounce these the remainders for Friday, April 29, 2011.

  • Acer launches world's first 27in full-HD 3D monitor

    Acer has launched an innovative new monitor, which it claims is the world’s first 27in full-HD (1920x1080-pixel) 3D screen. An integrated infrared emitter lets the HN274H communicate with the supplied pair of nVidia 3D glasses, or a set-top box or Blu-ray player hooked up via HDMI.

  • News: BlackBerry Playbook Wi-Fi edition unboxed

    The BlackBerry Playbook seeks to buck the tablet trend with a small form factor married to some top-notch hardware. We got to try it out at Mobile World Congress, but hadn’t had a proper chance to see how the final version of the Playbook performs. With the tablet now shipping in the US, we took the initiative and bought a Playbook playmate of our own.

  • MSI launches Wind Top AE2210 all-in-one PC

    MSI's Wind Top AE2210 is an all-in-one PC running Windows 7 Home Premium that's geared up for a life of work and play in HD. With some of the latest technology onboard, it runs an Intel 'Sandy Bridge' processor and offers a 21.5in full-HD multitouch screen, THX TruStudio Pro surround-sound technology and USB 3.0 support.

  • Feature: Alternatives to the PlayStation Network

    We've put together a list of alternatives to the currently offline PlayStation Network: ways to play games against your friends online, download media and network socially, all using your PC.

  • News: Google changes Video migration plans

    Google has reversed its decision to shut down the ability to play back clips stored in its Video service.

  • News: Sony "rebuilding" PlayStation Network after attack

    The outage of Sony's PlayStation Network and Qriocity service, now in its fourth day, looks set to continue after the company said on Sunday that it is "rebuilding" its system to better guard against attacks.

  • Feature: Active 3D vs Passive 3D

    Which 3D TV technology will come out on top? We put three 3D sets side by side to see which 3D tech is the right choice.

  • News: New Microsoft and Sony games consoles in 2014?

    Amidst all the conjecture over what the rumored new Nintendo console might offer, it's not surprising that people are now turning their attention to Sony and Microsoft.

  • News: Sony delays launch of 3D camcorder due to parts shortage

    Sony is delaying the launch of its 3D Handycam video camera by roughly a month due to difficulty securing parts following the March 11 earthquake in Japan.

  • News: Is Smartphone Security Good Enough?

    Would you object if a police officer stopped you for speeding, then took your phone and cloned all its data--including photos, videos, e-mails, and recent GPS locations?

  • News: Apple's Q2 profit soars on strong iPhone sales

    Apple's revenue and profit soared in its fiscal second quarter ended March 26, buoyed by strong iPhone sales, the company said Wednesday.

  • News: On-premises BlackBerry servers won't connect to Microsoft's Office 365 at launch

    The BlackBerry servers enterprises have installed in their data centers won't connect to Exchange Online but a free cloud-based BlackBerry email service will soon move into beta.

  • Opinion: Fit for purpose

    Who would deny that the hottest topic in consumer electronics right now is the tablet PC? And since there’s only one tablet PC onsale that – in my opinion, anyway – fulfils the description ‘fit for purpose’, we must inevitably turn toward the iPad.

  • News: After delays, Windows phones get update

    Microsoft on Tuesday started rolling out software updates to users of the Samsung Focus and LG Quantum, following more than a month of delays.

  • News: ARM expects first Cortex-A15 devices in late 2012

    Smartphones and tablets will be the first devices to use ARM's upcoming Cortex-A15 processor, and will be available starting late 2012 or early 2013, an ARM executive said this week.



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